Bus driver, 13 passengers injured when bus lands sideways

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KUCHING: The driver and13 passengers suffered minor injuries after an express bus went out of control and landed on its side in a ditch at Jalan Paradom in Sibu this morning.

Sarawak Traffic Investigation and Enforcement chief Supt Alexson Naga Chabu said in a statement that the incident occurred at 7.15am when the bus was heading towards Kuching from the Sibu Bus Terminal.

The driver and his passengers were taken to Sibu Hospital for treatment.

Alexson said it was drizzling during the accident.

“The case is being investigated,” he added.

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